Conservation Workshops

PRC has facilitated conservation workshops since 2000 to 30,000+ participants.  These workshops teach the general public the importance of backyard composting, watershed awareness and education, rain barrels and rainwater harvesting, green cleaning, and more.

To view our current workshops offerings and sign up for a program, please visit the pages below. For more information on programs or to ask about scheduling a workshop for a community group, please contact:

– Emily Stein: [email protected] or call 412-488-7490 X 6 for the PRC WEST Office
– Diana Andrejczak: [email protected]  or call 610-353-1555 ext. 2 for the PRC EAST Office


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Backyard Composting Workshops

It’s Time to Compost! Are you unsure what to do with your kitchen, garden, and yard scraps? Would you like natural, home-made compost for your lawns and gardens in the spring? Then, you can expand your recycling efforts to include kitchen scraps and yard debris by signing up for a Backyard Composting Workshop to turn […]

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Watershed Awareness & Rain Barrel Workshops

Celebrate The Rain! It’s time for us to start celebrating rainwater. So, our organization offers Watershed Awareness & Rain Barrel Workshops across Pennsylvania. Rain barrels are a great way to conserve water, supplying non-chlorinated water for gardening by collecting and storing rainwater from your roof through a connection to your downspout that would otherwise be […]

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Recycling & Waste Reduction Program

It’s time to talk “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle” Recycling and waste reduction are crucial so that we can leave this planet as a sustainable home for future generations. Making new use of old materials and products through reusing and recycling benefits the environment by reducing the amount of waste that enters landfills, but with so many […]

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